Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie tests positive for virus

Laveta Brigham

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: — Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie says he has tested positive for the coronavirus. Dinwiddie told The Athletic he is experiencing symptoms and it is unclear if he can play when the NBA season resumes. His […]

NYC’s Phase Two Sees Retailers Crawling Back

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Click here to read the full article. Tepid at best and hardly surprising. That’s the consensus from retail executives on how stores fared during week one of New York City’s phase two of restarting its economy. The slow turnout to shopping inside stores was expected given the ongoing fears of […]

High Risk for Coronavirus | Protect Yourself

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Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues unfolding around the globe, people who are at higher risk for severe disease need to take special care. COVID-19 appears to cause mild to moderate symptoms in most people who are infected. And some people seem […]

Best Buy and Sell Apps for Used Stuff

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Turn unwanted items into cash and buy used. When you’re living paycheck to paycheck, you are likely feeling burned out and stressed out. And no matter how much you cut back on certain expenses and purchases, it may not be enough to break the cycle. Sometimes you just need that […]

Tech employees are selling referrals online to job candidates for under $50 to help them get hired at Google, Facebook, and other industry giants

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Rooftop Slushie was reportedly named after a character in HBO’s “Silicon Valley” TV show depicting a strikingly accurate portrayal of the tech industry. Warner Bros/IMDb A website is allowing prospective tech employees to anonymously purchase a job referral from existing tech workers for $20 to $50 apiece. Rooftop Slushie, created […]

Inside Deciem’s Virtual Consultations

Laveta Brigham

Click here to read the full article. As the manager of Deciem’s New York City Fifth Avenue, one of the perks of Anthony Clemetson’s job is meeting people from all over the world. Now, though, with the coronavirus pandemic forcing stores to close their brick-and-mortar outposts, Clemetson speaks with people […]

We Asked the Experts Whether College Is Worth It

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Photo credit: Getty Images From Good Housekeeping With so much uncertainty around how the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will progress through the fall, many college students have a difficult choice to make: Is it safe to head to campus for the next semester, and for those campuses that won’t open for […]

Where to Buy Face Masks That Are Stylish Online

Laveta Brigham

The fashion world is stepping up in a time of need: Countless companies are now making, selling and donating non-medical grade face masks for daily protection from COVID-19. Demand for cloth face mask options has soared in recent months, in part because the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now […]